Follow Christiane on social media:

On Twitter + Facebook + Instagram Amanpour producers on Twitter

What time is Amanpour on CNN?

Check showtimes to see when Amanpour is on CNN where you are. Or watch online.

Check showtimes to see when Amanpour is on CNN where you are. Or watch online.

First-hand account from inside Qusayr

June 6th, 2013
06:51 PM ET

Reporter Ali Hashem just left the flashpoint city of Qusayr and spoke to CNN’s Christiane Amanpour as he reached the Syria-Lebanon border.

“It's just a city of rubble,” Hashem told Amanpour. “I wasn't able even to find one place that wasn't destroyed.”

There are no opposition fighters left in Qusayr, according to Hashem.

“There is nothing that reflects that they are any kind of pockets of resistance in the city anymore,” he said. “There are no civilians in this city anymore.”

In the video above you can see Amanpour interview with Hashem and his full account of the devastation left in Qusayr.

Filed under:  Christiane Amanpour • Latest Episode • Syria
soundoff (24 Responses)
  1. klondikejack

    I ask myself repeatedly: "what will do the populace the most good?" The world's politicos, dancing around the question of intervention, seem to have lost sight of this question in their greed for resources and political gain. At this late stage, it seems that nothing will help the Syrian population. Qusayr's "rubblization" underscores the pointlessness of military power as far as the peoples of Syria are concerned.

    June 9, 2013 at 9:06 am | Reply
  2. sachin


    June 11, 2013 at 8:29 am | Reply
  3. esma kasman

    search and talk about ataturk pls it is the main idea

    June 11, 2013 at 3:35 pm | Reply
  4. erectile dysfunction drug

    erectile pillole
    erectile pills in canada
    erectile vasoconstriction

    November 26, 2020 at 8:38 am | Reply
  5. Willia Maybin

    I think other web site proprietors should take this website as an model, very clean and magnificent user friendly style and design, let alone the content. You are an expert in this topic!

    December 20, 2020 at 6:11 pm | Reply
  6. Yevette Mckee

    This is the precise weblog for anybody who needs to seek out out about this topic. You realize so much its almost onerous to argue with you (not that I actually would need aHa). You definitely put a brand new spin on a topic thats been written about for years. Great stuff, simply nice!

    January 12, 2021 at 1:09 am | Reply
  7. Terresa Blalack

    certainly like your web-site however you have to check the spelling on several of your posts. A number of them are rife with spelling issues and I to find it very bothersome to inform the reality however I will surely come back again.

    January 28, 2021 at 10:11 pm | Reply
  8. tadalafil max dose

    tadacip 20 mg tadalafil tablets ip 20 mg

    February 10, 2021 at 3:06 pm | Reply
  9. fda hydroxychloroquine

    what is in hydroxychloroquine hydroxcloroquine

    February 10, 2021 at 3:31 pm | Reply
  10. where to buy aralen

    chloroquine phosphate side effects cloroquina 250 mg

    February 10, 2021 at 3:33 pm | Reply
  11. purchase zithromax online

    zepak antibiotics zithromax perscription

    February 10, 2021 at 5:17 pm | Reply
  12. ClarkMak

    978y6 mph1s iwce

    March 1, 2021 at 3:10 pm | Reply
  13. Willie Appelgren

    Thank you, I have just been searching for information about this subject for ages and yours is the best I've discovered so far. But, what concerning the bottom line? Are you certain about the supply?

    March 6, 2021 at 2:20 pm | Reply
  14. Kena Theaker

    This is really interesting, You are a very skilled blogger. I've joined your feed and look forward to seeking more of your magnificent post. Also, I have shared your website in my social networks!

    March 6, 2021 at 3:23 pm | Reply
  15. combigan

    buy brimonidine generic combigan

    March 15, 2021 at 1:09 am | Reply
  16. Tadalafil

    megalis 10 tadalafil 10mg cost

    March 15, 2021 at 3:04 am | Reply
  17. free online casino slots

    mega 7s casino no deposit bonus double down casino bingo us

    March 24, 2021 at 12:13 pm | Reply
  18. ruby slots casino

    wild casino no deposit casino gaming guide

    March 24, 2021 at 2:15 pm | Reply
  19. casino games

    best bonus sign up casino agua caliente casino games

    March 25, 2021 at 9:37 pm | Reply
  20. casino star free slots

    drake casino no deposit casino games free online

    March 27, 2021 at 12:14 am | Reply
  21. golden gates casino poker

    big dollar casino no deposit 2019 double down casino freee chips

    March 29, 2021 at 3:20 pm | Reply
  22. what is clonidine

    is chloroquine safe choloquine

    May 1, 2021 at 3:07 pm | Reply
  23. Christa Coma

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is essentially a online game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these second life authors and blogs

    May 10, 2021 at 11:32 pm | Reply
  24. Hassie Hiett

    This was great! I would like you to clean up all this spam though

    May 12, 2021 at 3:49 am | Reply

Post a comment


CNN welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.